"Face the Nation" transcripts 2017

"Face the Nation" host John Dickerson prepares for the show from the Face the Nation desk on October 30th, 2016

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May 21, 2017

Guests included Margaret Brennan, Marco Rubio, Dianne Feinstein, Jan Crawford, Jeff Pegues, Anthony Salvanto, Elizabeth Palmer Ed O'Keefe, David Igantius, Molly Ball and Ramesh Ponnuru.

May 14, 2017

Guests included: Ben Sasse, Adam Schiff, Robert Gates, Peggy Noonan, Jeffrey Goldberg, Ben Domenech, and David Ignatius

May 7, 2017

Guests included: Mick Mulvaney, Joe Manchin, Condoleezza Rice, Nancy Cordes, Jamelle Bouie, Susan Page, Michael Gerson, and a focus group of Pennsylvania voters.

April 30, 2017

Guests included: Donald Trump, Margaret Brennan, Major Garrett, Ed O'Keefe, Julie Pace, Norah O'Donnell, and Charlie Rose.

April 23, 2017 

Guests included Marco Rubio, John Kelly, Bernie Sanders, John Kasich, Carol Lee, Jeffrey Goldberg, Reihan Salam and Mark Leibovich.

April 16, 2017

Guests included Ben Tracy, David Ignatius, Robin Wright, David Nakamura, Jamelle Bouie, David McCullough, Rod Dreher, Russell Moore, Abigail Pogrebin, James Martin, Denis McDonough, Ken Duberstein and Chris Whipple.

April 9, 2017

Guests included Rex Tillerson, John McCain, Tom Donilon, Fran Townsend, Mike Morell, Ruth Marcus, Ramesh Ponnuru, Ed O'Keefe and Mike Duffy.

April 2, 2017

Guests included Nikki Haley, John Cornyn, Angus King, Jon Meacham, Susan Page, David Ignatius, Peter Baker and Michael Graham.

March 26, 2017

Guests included Tom Cotton, Adam Schiff, Trey Gowdy, George Shultz, Juliet Eilperin, Ron Brownstein, Jamelle Bouie and Ben Domenech.

March 19, 2017

Guests included Ted Cruz, Nancy Pelosi, Mick Mulvaney, Anthony Salvanto, Ruth Marcus, Ed O'Keefe, Kim Strassel and Jeffrey Goldberg.

March 12, 2017

Guests included Paul Ryan, Rand Paul, Bernie Sanders, Ezra Klein, Avik Roy, Indira Lakshmanan and Peter Baker.

March 5, 2017

Guests included Mark Warner, Susan Collins, Leon Panetta, Tom Price, David Sanger, Ed O'Keefe, Julie Pace, Jamelle Bouie and Ramesh Ponnuru.

February 26, 2017

Guests included John Brennan, John Kasich, David Martin, Lanhee Chen, Molly Ball, Ezra Klein, Ben Domenech and a focus group with Isaiah, Gina, Charles, Barb, Aaron, Justin, Pat, Seenu, George, Sheila and David.

February 19, 2017

Guests included Reince Priebus, Lindsey Graham, Devin Nunes, Elijah Cummings, Tom Donilon, Michael Morell, Bob Woodward and Jeffrey Goldberg.

February 12, 2017

Guests included Charles Schumer, Jeff Flake, Stephen Miller, Susan Page, Peter Baker, Reihan Salam and Ron Brownstein.

February 5, 2017

Guests included Mike Pence, Chris Christie, DeMaurice Smith, James Brown, Amy Walter, Ruth Marcus, Michael Duffy and Ramesh Ponnuru.

January 29, 2017

Guests included Reince Priebus, John McCain, Keith Ellison, Hugh Hewitt, Molly Ball, Jamelle Bouie and Peter Baker.

January 22, 2017

Guests included Kellyanne Conway, Lindsey Graham, Bernie Sanders, Susan Page, Frank Luntz, Jeffrey Goldberg and Lanhee Chen.

January 15, 2017

Guests included Mike Pence, Joe Manchin, Newt Gingrich, David Ignatius, Ruth Marcus, Ben Domenech, John Heilemann and Ed O'Keefe. 

January 8, 2017

Guests included Mitch McConnell, Reince Priebus, Cory Booker, Michael Morell, James Woolsey, Susan Page, Ed O'Keefe, Tammy Bruce and Ezra Klein.

January 1, 2017

Guests included Isabel Wilkerson, JD Vance, Diane Guerrero, Amani Al- Khatahthbeh, Michele Norris, Jeffrey Goldberg, Michael Gerson and David Frum.